Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660723
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

Technology In World Civilization

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: Mit Press
ISBN: 9780262161176
Size: 57.24 MB
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In this very different book, Arnold Pacey takes a global view, placing the development of technology squarely in a "world civilization."

Meaning In Technology

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262661201
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Stressing that there is no hierarchy of meaning in technology, he argues against reductionism in interpreting technology in a human context, and for acknowledgment of the role of the human experience of purpose when it helps to express ...

Technology A World History

Author: Daniel R. Headrick Professor of Social Sciences and History Roosevelt University
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199713669
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Technology: A World History offers an illuminating backdrop to our present moment--a brilliant history of invention around the globe.

Society And Technological Change

Author: Rudi Volti
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 1464157987
Size: 74.30 MB
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Brimming with Rudi Volti’s expertise and enthusiasm for its dynamic subject, this always timely volume helps students grasp the vast societal implications of a wide range of technological breakthroughs, both historic and contemporary.

The Code Economy

Author: Philip E. Auerswald
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190226765
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The "code economy" refers to the evolving technologically-driven environment we live in.

Society Ethics And Technology

Author: Morton Winston
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133943551
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In addition, the book explores the future of technology in such areas as human rights, overpopulation, biotechnology, information technology, climate change, and the environment.

The Maze Of Ingenuity

Author: Arnold Pacey
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262660754
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The second edition of The Maze of Ingenuity concentrates on Europeand North America and incorporates recent insights from the history and sociology of technology.

Science

Author: Patricia Fara
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191655570
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Science: A Four Thousand Year History rewrites science's past. Instead of focussing on difficult experiments and abstract theories, Patricia Fara shows how science has always belonged to the practical world of war, politics, and business.